Introduction

Be careful to handle this device with care while performing this guide make sure to use use an anti-static wrist strap.

  1. Turn the laptop off, unplug the AC adapter, and any other auxiliary components.
    • Turn the laptop off, unplug the AC adapter, and any other auxiliary components.

    • Turn over the laptop and proceed to take out the seven 5mm silver JIS #1 head screws. If some of the screws are difficult to take out use the tweezers to help.

  2. Use the screwdriver to take out the three 5mm black JIS #1 head screws that are located on the hinge.
    • Use the screwdriver to take out the three 5mm black JIS #1 head screws that are located on the hinge.

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  4. Use the spudger to pry under the back cover until it pops off. Use the spudger to pry under the back cover until it pops off.
    • Use the spudger to pry under the back cover until it pops off.

  5. Remove the back cover of the device.
    • Remove the back cover of the device.

  6. Remove the hard drive from the device by gently pulling on the blue plastic hard drive cover.
    • Remove the hard drive from the device by gently pulling on the blue plastic hard drive cover.

  7. Disconnect the hard drive from the mother board by gently pulling out the black connector. Disconnect the hard drive from the mother board by gently pulling out the black connector.
    • Disconnect the hard drive from the mother board by gently pulling out the black connector.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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